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Mark S. Luckie    

Author, Technologist, Journalist & Former Manager of Journalism & Media at Twitter

Mark S. Luckie is a career journalist and author of The Digital Journalist's Handbook and DO U., his newest novel. Mark has lead digital initiatives for the Washington Post, the Center for Investigative Reporting, The L.A. Times and Entertainment Weekly and is the former Manager of Journalism and News at Twitter. Mark is a GLAAD Media Award nominee and a part of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize finalist team for Local Reporting. He was named by The Root as one of the most influential African-Americans of 2013 and 2014. Mark is a graduate of Bethune-Cookman University and the University of California, Berkeley where he received his master's degree in journalism.

Books


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Do U.
2015

News


What it's really like being black in Silicon Valley

Mark S. Luckie gives a first-hand account of what it's actually like to be black inside a top tech company.

Trying To Fix Tech’s Diversity Problem

Journalist Mark Luckie opens up about being a black employee at Twitter. We’ll look at the diversity problem in the tech world...

The Top 7 things Black Twitter cares about (and you should too)

One month ago, I launched “Today in #BlackTwitter,” a daily digest and companion Twitter account (@todayinblk) that highlight trending news in the network of users. TIBT is based on algorithms that surface the top...

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